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Withdrawal of capital investment from a company or country.


(ˌdɪs ɪnˈvɛst mənt)

the withdrawal of funds invested in a property, foreign country, etc.
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Noun1.disinvestment - the withdrawal of capital from a country or corporation
withdrawal - the act of taking out money or other capital


[ˌdɪsɪnˈvestmənt] Ndesinversión f
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